Strength and Service: Philadelphia’s Erica Webster Competes in Ms. Veteran America Pageant on Sunday

2016-10-07T13:30:43-05:00October 7th, 2016|

Erica Webster (left) and Charlynda Scales, contestants of the Ms. Veteran America Pageant, appeared on Good Morning Washington on Sept. 26. Grit and Glamour: Several months ago, Erica (Walsh) Webster spoke with Philly Happening about her participation in the Ms. Veteran American Pageant. Webster is a native of Roxborough and currently lives in Lafayette Hill. [...]

2016 Philly Fall Guide Presented by Shady Brook Farm

2016-09-19T21:59:36-05:00September 18th, 2016|

Your guide to all that is festive and fun this fall in Philadelphia and beyond, presented by Shady Brook Farm. Fall Fun FallFest at Shady Brook Farm is a family-fun tradition and, so much more!! For more than two decades, Shady Brook Farm has provided guests from near and far with memories that last a [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: September 16-18

2016-09-14T21:33:20-05:00September 14th, 2016|

The weather outside might still be hot but Philadelphia is ready for Fall! This weekend is crawling with Fall-inspired food and drink and even a few spooky events to get you ready for the quickly approaching October 31st!     Manayunk StrEAT Festival Sunday September 18th - Main Street in Manayunk Fall is in the [...]

DIY Doesn’t Replace Professional Haircare–Let Zyn Beauty Do the Work to Make You Beautiful

2016-07-13T08:17:41-05:00July 13th, 2016|

   DIY treatments should supplement, not replace, regular professional haircare. The Zyn Beauty experts come to your home to provide you with the tools to feel and look fabulous every day. In today’s world, DIY is all the rage. From DIY home renovations and repairs to home health and beauty care, people enjoy the freedom [...]

2016 Happening List Hall of Fame: Men’s Club Barbershop

2016-06-15T09:55:45-05:00June 15th, 2016|

Men's Club Barbershop 7617 Ridge Ave Philadelphia, PA 19128 (215) 483-1831 Winner: Man Grooming An olde fashioned barber shop owned and operated by local barbers. The Men's Club Barberbshop offers mens and boys haircuts, straight razor shaves, beard trims, at reasonable prices. Come support your local businesses. Parking in rear… As an added convenience to [...]

The ‘Wheel’ Deal: Manayunk Woman WINS Wheel of Fortune!

2016-05-24T09:10:41-05:00May 24th, 2016|

When it comes to Wheel of Fortune, Emily Johnson is the 'wheel' deal. The Manayunk resident, who is the assistant dean of students at Moore College of Art and Design, won her episode of Wheel of Fortune, which aired on Friday, May 20, during WOF's "Philadelphia Week." Johnson, a lifelong fan of the show, won [...]

‘I’d Like to Buy a Vowel’: Manayunk Resident Featured on Wheel of Fortune’s ‘Philadelphia Week’

2016-05-18T11:58:23-05:00May 18th, 2016|

Manayunk-resident Emily Johnson makes her TV debut on Friday. Johnson, the assistant dean of students at Moore College of Art and Design, will be featured on the last episode of Wheel of Fortune’s “Philadelphia Week,” part of its “Great American Cities” campaign. Wheel of Fortune recruited 15 locals to compete on the show throughout the [...]

Five Reasons to Love Philadelphia’s Night Market

2016-05-10T10:08:53-05:00May 9th, 2016|

Thursday, May 12, marks the start of Philadelphia's Night Market season. Night Market is a seasonal celebration of street food, music, culture, and community held in various neighborhoods throughout the city.  Thursday's Night Market will run from 6 -10 p.m.  in Roxborough. The Callowhill neighborhood will host the event on June 23,  West Philly will host [...]

Home is Where the Heart Is: Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia Building Hope Luncheon Recap

2016-04-27T09:11:29-05:00April 27th, 2016|

Yesterday, Tuesday, April 26, Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia celebrated 30 years of building and repairing homes in Philadelphia at its annual Building HOPE Luncheon. The Pennsylvania Convention Center Ballroom hosted 1,047 supporters for the event that raised $396,032 for the organization's mission to build and repair homes for local families in need. The luncheon featured [...]

Liquid Tax Relief…Shaken, not Stirred

2016-04-18T11:35:06-05:00April 18th, 2016|

If there's ever a time that you need a cool, refreshing drink, it's on tax day. This year, tax day also happens to fall on a Monday, which gives you a second reason to mix up a drink. Below are three tasty tax-day drinks to mix up after work today to alleviate your stress. With both taxes and Monday [...]